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Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Professional, scientific, and technical services11.6% (1,530)12.3% (835)10.9% (695)
Finance and insurance10.3% (1,361)8.6% (585)12.1% (776)
Health care9.8% (1,295)3.3% (224)16.7% (1,071)
Educational services8.9% (1,175)5.1% (346)13.0% (829)
Construction7.0% (927)11.9% (809)1.8% (118)
Public administration3.9% (512)4.8% (326)2.9% (186)
Administrative and support and waste management services3.7% (483)5.3% (361)1.9% (122)
Computer and electronic products3.0% (403)4.2% (287)1.8% (116)
Accommodation and food services2.9% (388)2.6% (177)3.3% (211)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers2.4% (317)3.9% (266)0.8% (51)
Repair and maintenance2.0% (269)3.2% (218)0.8% (51)
Miscellaneous manufacturing2.0% (266)2.0% (137)2.0% (129)
Real estate and rental and leasing2.0% (265)2.0% (137)2.0% (128)
Social assistance1.8% (238)0.2% (13)3.5% (225)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.7% (223)2.1% (142)1.3% (81)
Food and beverage stores1.7% (223)1.5% (103)1.9% (120)
Personal and laundry services1.5% (197)0.9% (58)2.2% (139)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations1.1% (149)0.7% (48)1.6% (101)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries1.1% (141)1.2% (80)1.0% (61)
Pharmacies and drug stores1.0% (136)1.1% (72)1.0% (64)
Machinery1.0% (132)1.5% (101)0.5% (31)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers1.0% (129)1.5% (101)0.4% (28)
Metal and metal products0.9% (120)1.5% (101)0.3% (19)
Department and other general merchandise stores0.9% (118)0.7% (49)1.1% (69)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation0.9% (116)0.6% (44)1.1% (72)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.9% (113)1.0% (68)0.7% (45)
U. S. Postal service0.8% (110)0.6% (44)1.0% (66)
Food0.7% (99)0.7% (50)0.8% (49)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.7% (98)1.3% (88)0.2% (10)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.7% (93)0.7% (50)0.7% (43)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers0.7% (87)0.9% (62)0.4% (25)
Truck transportation0.6% (80)1.1% (73)0.1% (7)
Other direct selling establishments0.6% (76)0.4% (24)0.8% (52)
Utilities0.6% (75)1.0% (67)0.1% (8)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.6% (74)0.3% (21)0.8% (53)
Electrical equipment, appliances, and components0.5% (72)0.6% (42)0.5% (30)
Electrical and electronic goods merchant wholesalers0.5% (63)0.5% (35)0.4% (28)
Plastics and rubber products0.5% (63)0.5% (31)0.5% (32)
Professional and commercial equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers0.5% (62)0.3% (22)0.6% (40)
Chemicals0.4% (59)0.4% (30)0.5% (29)
Miscellaneous nondurable goods merchant wholesalers0.4% (56)0.4% (29)0.4% (27)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores0.4% (52)0.4% (27)0.4% (25)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.4% (47)0.4% (27)0.3% (20)
Air transportation0.3% (44)0.2% (15)0.5% (29)
Retail florists0.3% (44)0.2% (16)0.4% (28)
Fuel dealers0.3% (43)0.3% (21)0.3% (22)
Private households0.3% (42)0.0% (0)0.7% (42)
Rail transportation0.3% (42)0.5% (31)0.2% (11)
Nonmetallic mineral products0.3% (38)0.6% (38)0.0% (0)
Transportation equipment0.3% (37)0.4% (30)0.1% (7)
Paper and paper products merchant wholesalers0.3% (37)0.4% (24)0.2% (13)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.3% (36)0.3% (18)0.3% (18)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.2% (33)0.3% (19)0.2% (14)
Gasoline stations0.2% (31)0.5% (31)0.0% (0)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.2% (26)0.1% (8)0.3% (18)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.2% (26)0.4% (26)0.0% (0)
Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers0.2% (25)0.3% (18)0.1% (7)
Printing and related support activities0.2% (21)0.2% (14)0.1% (7)
Leather and allied products0.1% (19)0.2% (14)0.1% (5)
Hardware, plumbing and heating equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (18)0.1% (8)0.2% (10)
Paper0.1% (17)0.1% (5)0.2% (12)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting0.1% (16)0.2% (16)0.0% (0)
Electronic shopping and mail-order houses0.1% (15)0.0% (0)0.2% (15)
Warehousing and storage0.1% (15)0.2% (15)0.0% (0)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.1% (13)0.1% (7)0.1% (6)
Motor vehicles, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers0.1% (9)0.1% (9)0.0% (0)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.1% (8)0.1% (8)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers5.3% (704)5.6% (383)5.0% (321)
Computer specialists4.9% (642)6.5% (445)3.1% (197)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing4.4% (586)5.2% (352)3.7% (234)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors4.4% (585)1.5% (101)7.6% (484)
Secretaries and administrative assistants3.9% (519)0.1% (6)8.0% (513)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.8% (506)4.7% (319)2.9% (187)
Accountants and auditors3.5% (462)3.6% (245)3.4% (217)
Business operations specialists3.1% (405)2.8% (189)3.4% (216)
Registered nurses2.7% (363)0.3% (19)5.4% (344)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.6% (344)1.0% (71)4.3% (273)
Engineers2.5% (328)4.3% (294)0.5% (34)
Top executives2.3% (306)3.3% (228)1.2% (78)
Retail sales workers except cashiers2.1% (277)1.9% (128)2.3% (149)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.0% (269)3.6% (247)0.3% (22)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives2.0% (263)0.7% (48)3.4% (215)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers1.9% (255)3.0% (204)0.8% (51)
Financial managers1.8% (239)2.2% (151)1.4% (88)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations1.8% (233)0.5% (36)3.1% (197)
Customer service representatives1.7% (228)1.0% (65)2.5% (163)
Health technologists and technicians1.7% (226)0.8% (52)2.7% (174)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers1.7% (223)1.6% (111)1.7% (112)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers1.7% (219)3.0% (206)0.2% (13)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations1.6% (208)2.3% (154)0.8% (54)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers1.5% (194)1.2% (84)1.7% (110)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.3% (172)2.5% (172)0.0% (0)
Laborers and material movers, hand1.3% (169)1.8% (123)0.7% (46)
Other production occupations including supervisors1.2% (163)1.4% (96)1.0% (67)
Cashiers1.2% (162)0.4% (30)2.1% (132)
Other financial specialists1.2% (159)1.3% (87)1.1% (72)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.1% (148)0.3% (19)2.0% (129)
Lawyers1.1% (146)1.7% (115)0.5% (31)
Carpenters1.1% (144)2.1% (144)0.0% (0)
Postsecondary teachers1.1% (141)1.1% (73)1.1% (68)
Child care workers1.0% (137)0.2% (13)1.9% (124)
Metal workers and plastic workers1.0% (134)1.8% (122)0.2% (12)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors0.9% (123)1.3% (89)0.5% (34)
Media and communication equipment workers0.9% (122)1.2% (79)0.7% (43)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks0.9% (120)0.3% (23)1.5% (97)
Other protective service workers including supervisors0.9% (118)1.0% (65)0.8% (53)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.9% (117)1.7% (117)0.0% (0)
Legal support workers0.9% (117)0.2% (15)1.6% (102)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists0.9% (116)0.2% (14)1.6% (102)
Art and design workers0.9% (116)0.8% (56)0.9% (60)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.8% (112)1.3% (86)0.4% (26)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors0.8% (108)1.3% (90)0.3% (18)
Waiters and waitresses0.8% (103)0.2% (12)1.4% (91)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers0.8% (103)0.2% (12)1.4% (91)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.7% (93)0.6% (43)0.8% (50)
Personal appearance workers0.7% (89)0.1% (9)1.2% (80)
Therapists0.6% (83)0.5% (35)0.7% (48)
Secondary school teachers0.6% (83)0.7% (49)0.5% (34)
Cooks and food preparation workers0.6% (83)0.7% (49)0.5% (34)
Assemblers and fabricators0.6% (73)0.5% (31)0.7% (42)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.5% (72)1.1% (72)0.0% (0)
Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, and steamfitters0.5% (67)1.0% (67)0.0% (0)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.5% (67)1.0% (67)0.0% (0)
Electricians0.5% (64)0.9% (58)0.1% (6)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.5% (61)0.9% (61)0.0% (0)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides0.5% (60)0.2% (13)0.7% (47)
Life and physical scientists0.4% (53)0.4% (28)0.4% (25)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses0.4% (51)0.4% (28)0.4% (23)
Bus drivers0.4% (50)0.7% (50)0.0% (0)
Construction laborers0.4% (49)0.7% (49)0.0% (0)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers0.4% (49)0.7% (49)0.0% (0)
Social scientists and related workers0.3% (46)0.3% (22)0.4% (24)
Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers0.3% (44)0.4% (30)0.2% (14)
Other healthcare support occupations0.3% (38)0.0% (0)0.6% (38)
Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers0.3% (34)0.1% (10)0.4% (24)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.2% (30)0.1% (10)0.3% (20)
Other transportation workers0.2% (29)0.4% (29)0.0% (0)
Air transportation workers0.2% (26)0.4% (26)0.0% (0)
Mathematical science occupations0.2% (25)0.3% (18)0.1% (7)
Plant and system operators0.2% (24)0.4% (24)0.0% (0)
Physicians and surgeons0.2% (20)0.2% (13)0.1% (7)
Special education teachers0.1% (17)0.0% (0)0.3% (17)
Other construction workers and helpers0.1% (15)0.2% (15)0.0% (0)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.1% (15)0.1% (5)0.2% (10)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.1% (14)0.2% (14)0.0% (0)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.1% (12)0.2% (12)0.0% (0)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers0.1% (10)0.1% (10)0.0% (0)
Painters and paperhangers0.1% (10)0.1% (10)0.0% (0)
Printing workers0.1% (8)0.1% (8)0.0% (0)
Life, physical, and social science technicians0.1% (7)0.1% (7)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.6%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 23.4%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 20.3%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 18.6%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 15.7%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

1.5% (201)
Massachusetts:

2.6% (79,664)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    1.5% (102)
    Massachusetts:

    3.8% (60,355)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    1.6% (99)
    Massachusetts:

    1.3% (19,309)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

1.9% (251)
Massachusetts:

2.6% (81,492)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    3.1% (212)
    Massachusetts:

    3.8% (59,408)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    0.6% (39)
    Massachusetts:

    1.5% (22,084)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

2.4% (309)
Massachusetts:

4.0% (123,573)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    2.8% (191)
    Massachusetts:

    5.2% (82,623)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    1.9% (118)
    Massachusetts:

    2.7% (40,950)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

9.7% (1,258)
Massachusetts:

7.9% (243,691)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    12.3% (837)
    Massachusetts:

    9.7% (153,356)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    6.8% (421)
    Massachusetts:

    6.0% (90,335)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

12.2% (1,576)
Massachusetts:

10.0% (311,063)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    14.7% (1,000)
    Massachusetts:

    10.8% (169,987)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    9.4% (576)
    Massachusetts:

    9.3% (141,076)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

21.2% (2,750)
Massachusetts:

14.6% (450,583)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    21.1% (1,442)
    Massachusetts:

    15.1% (238,613)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    21.3% (1,308)
    Massachusetts:

    14.0% (211,970)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

14.5% (1,878)
Massachusetts:

13.1% (404,289)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    12.0% (816)
    Massachusetts:

    11.4% (179,072)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    17.3% (1,062)
    Massachusetts:

    14.8% (225,217)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

15.2% (1,972)
Massachusetts:

13.7% (425,183)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    14.6% (999)
    Massachusetts:

    12.3% (193,345)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    15.8% (973)
    Massachusetts:

    15.3% (231,838)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

6.9% (891)
Massachusetts:

7.5% (233,504)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    4.7% (321)
    Massachusetts:

    5.9% (93,596)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    9.3% (570)
    Massachusetts:

    9.2% (139,908)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

3.7% (482)
Massachusetts:

7.0% (218,054)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    3.3% (224)
    Massachusetts:

    6.0% (94,812)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    4.2% (258)
    Massachusetts:

    8.1% (123,242)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

2.4% (308)
Massachusetts:

2.8% (87,410)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    2.4% (163)
    Massachusetts:

    2.5% (39,120)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    2.4% (145)
    Massachusetts:

    3.2% (48,290)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

1.0% (133)
Massachusetts:

1.3% (38,826)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.7% (50)
    Massachusetts:

    1.2% (18,526)
    11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    1.3% (83)
    Massachusetts:

    1.3% (20,300)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Wakefield:

3.4% (443)
Massachusetts:

7.2% (223,534)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    2.8% (193)
    Massachusetts:

    6.9% (108,613)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    4.1% (250)
    Massachusetts:

    7.6% (114,921)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Wakefield:

4.0% (518)
Massachusetts:

5.6% (174,513)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Wakefield:

    4.0% (271)
    Massachusetts:

    5.5% (86,122)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Wakefield:

    4.0% (247)
    Massachusetts:

    5.8% (88,391)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

1.7% (219)
Massachusetts:

2.3% (70,820)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

1.6% (205)
Massachusetts:

2.2% (67,777)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

3.3% (434)
Massachusetts:

3.6% (112,836)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

8.5% (1,105)
Massachusetts:

7.8% (241,535)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

9.9% (1,296)
Massachusetts:

10.1% (312,368)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

15.2% (1,980)
Massachusetts:

14.5% (448,737)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

19.0% (2,470)
Massachusetts:

14.9% (463,192)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Wakefield:

14.9% (1,936)
Massachusetts:

13.3% (414,200)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

7.3% (946)
Massachusetts:

6.7% (209,354)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

5.1% (669)
Massachusetts:

5.8% (181,108)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

2.0% (260)
Massachusetts:

2.2% (68,937)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Wakefield:

0.5% (62)
Massachusetts:

1.0% (31,956)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Wakefield:

5.0% (646)
Massachusetts:

6.7% (207,296)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Wakefield:

3.0% (397)
Massachusetts:

5.6% (175,217)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 61.6%
Number of people working at home: 409 (3.1% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: -716 (-2.9%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 2,393 (18.4%)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Wakefield

Working at home in 2008 - Massachusetts

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Wakefield

Working at home in 2000 - Massachusetts

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Wakefield:

3.4% (433)
Massachusetts:

2.6% (81,521)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    1.4% (97)
    Massachusetts:

    2.4% (38,067)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    5.6% (336)
    Massachusetts:

    2.8% (43,454)
5 to 9 minutes:
Wakefield:

9.6% (1,233)
Massachusetts:

9.1% (287,805)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    9.3% (635)
    Massachusetts:

    8.2% (132,447)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    10.0% (598)
    Massachusetts:

    10.1% (155,358)
10 to 14 minutes:
Wakefield:

9.6% (1,227)
Massachusetts:

13.1% (413,996)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    8.6% (590)
    Massachusetts:

    11.9% (192,022)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    10.6% (637)
    Massachusetts:

    14.4% (221,974)
15 to 19 minutes:
Wakefield:

16.1% (2,062)
Massachusetts:

13.4% (423,426)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    16.7% (1,141)
    Massachusetts:

    12.8% (206,442)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    15.4% (921)
    Massachusetts:

    14.1% (216,984)
20 to 24 minutes:
Wakefield:

16.2% (2,077)
Massachusetts:

13.5% (427,117)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    14.6% (999)
    Massachusetts:

    12.9% (209,371)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    18.0% (1,078)
    Massachusetts:

    14.1% (217,746)
25 to 29 minutes:
Wakefield:

6.6% (852)
Massachusetts:

5.7% (180,443)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    6.4% (437)
    Massachusetts:

    5.7% (92,436)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    6.9% (415)
    Massachusetts:

    5.7% (88,007)
30 to 34 minutes:
Wakefield:

12.6% (1,619)
Massachusetts:

14.4% (453,702)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    11.9% (809)
    Massachusetts:

    15.0% (243,100)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    13.5% (810)
    Massachusetts:

    13.7% (210,602)
35 to 39 minutes:
Wakefield:

4.1% (527)
Massachusetts:

3.0% (95,605)
    35 to 39 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    4.5% (306)
    Massachusetts:

    3.2% (52,119)
    35 to 39 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    3.7% (221)
    Massachusetts:

    2.8% (43,486)
40 to 44 minutes:
Wakefield:

4.8% (610)
Massachusetts:

5.0% (157,702)
    40 to 44 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    5.5% (378)
    Massachusetts:

    5.3% (85,803)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    3.9% (232)
    Massachusetts:

    4.7% (71,899)
45 to 59 minutes:
Wakefield:

7.9% (1,019)
Massachusetts:

9.6% (303,395)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    10.2% (694)
    Massachusetts:

    10.5% (169,348)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    5.4% (325)
    Massachusetts:

    8.7% (134,047)
60 to 89 minutes:
Wakefield:

7.2% (926)
Massachusetts:

8.1% (254,625)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    8.5% (580)
    Massachusetts:

    9.2% (149,591)
    60 to 89 minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    5.8% (346)
    Massachusetts:

    6.8% (105,034)
90 or more minutes:
Wakefield:

1.8% (234)
Massachusetts:

2.5% (80,208)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Wakefield:

    2.3% (155)
    Massachusetts:

    2.9% (46,639)
    90 or more minutes - Females:
    Wakefield:

    1.3% (79)
    Massachusetts:

    2.2% (33,569)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Wakefield:

2.7% (353)
Massachusetts:

2.7% (85,006)
5 to 9 minutes:
Wakefield:

9.5% (1,243)
Massachusetts:

9.9% (306,086)
10 to 14 minutes:
Wakefield:

12.8% (1,672)
Massachusetts:

13.7% (426,161)
15 to 19 minutes:
Wakefield:

11.1% (1,449)
Massachusetts:

13.7% (423,798)
20 to 24 minutes:
Wakefield:

15.4% (2,006)
Massachusetts:

13.1% (406,831)
25 to 29 minutes:
Wakefield:

4.5% (588)
Massachusetts:

5.5% (171,328)
30 to 34 minutes:
Wakefield:

14.5% (1,885)
Massachusetts:

13.2% (409,733)
35 to 39 minutes:
Wakefield:

2.2% (289)
Massachusetts:

3.1% (96,168)
40 to 44 minutes:
Wakefield:

5.2% (683)
Massachusetts:

4.1% (128,484)
45 to 59 minutes:
Wakefield:

10.4% (1,360)
Massachusetts:

8.9% (275,413)
60 to 89 minutes:
Wakefield:

7.2% (943)
Massachusetts:

6.5% (201,587)
90 or more minutes:
Wakefield:

1.2% (154)
Massachusetts:

2.4% (74,738)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Wakefield:

4.4% (53)
Massachusetts:

22.9% (61,988)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Wakefield:

63.5% (7,258)
Massachusetts:

64.3% (1,757,222)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Wakefield:

27.2% (324)
Massachusetts:

31.2% (84,505)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Wakefield:

22.2% (2,533)
Massachusetts:

20.1% (549,880)
45 to 59 minutes - public transportation:
Wakefield:

29.1% (347)
Massachusetts:

19.7% (53,202)
45 to 59 minutes - other means:
Wakefield:

8.9% (1,013)
Massachusetts:

8.1% (222,211)
60 or more minutes - public transportation:
Wakefield:

39.3% (468)
Massachusetts:

26.2% (71,047)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Wakefield:

5.5% (629)
Massachusetts:

7.5% (205,278)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Wakefield

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Wakefield (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Wakefield (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Massachusetts

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Massachusetts (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Massachusetts (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Wakefield

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Massachusetts

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Wakefield:

85.7% (11,277)
Massachusetts:

72.2% (2,380,507)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Wakefield:

    87.5% (6,078)
    Massachusetts:

    72.4% (1,219,850)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Wakefield:

    83.8% (5,199)
    Massachusetts:

    72.1% (1,160,657)
Carpooled:
Wakefield:

7.5% (980)
Massachusetts:

8.2% (269,743)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Wakefield:

    6.4% (448)
    Massachusetts:

    8.4% (141,493)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Wakefield:

    8.6% (532)
    Massachusetts:

    8.0% (128,250)
Bus or trolley bus:
Wakefield:

0.9% (122)
Massachusetts:

3.1% (102,240)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Wakefield:

    1.0% (67)
    Massachusetts:

    2.8% (47,219)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Wakefield:

    0.9% (55)
    Massachusetts:

    3.4% (55,021)
Subway or elevated:
Wakefield:

0.3% (40)
Massachusetts:

4.3% (140,975)
    Subway or elevated - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.6% (40)
    Massachusetts:

    4.0% (68,161)
Railroad:
Wakefield:

0.3% (34)
Massachusetts:

1.6% (53,880)
    Railroad - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.1% (10)
    Massachusetts:

    1.8% (30,030)
    Railroad - Females:
    Wakefield:

    0.4% (24)
    Massachusetts:

    1.5% (23,850)
Bicycle:
Wakefield:

0.1% (12)
Massachusetts:

0.8% (26,363)
    Bicycle - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.2% (12)
    Massachusetts:

    1.1% (18,899)
Walked:
Wakefield:

2.1% (272)
Massachusetts:

4.6% (150,260)
    Walked - Males:
    Wakefield:

    1.7% (115)
    Massachusetts:

    4.3% (72,353)
    Walked - Females:
    Wakefield:

    2.5% (157)
    Massachusetts:

    4.8% (77,907)
Other means:
Wakefield:

0.6% (82)
Massachusetts:

0.7% (24,471)
    Other means - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.7% (51)
    Massachusetts:

    0.8% (14,075)
    Other means - Females:
    Wakefield:

    0.5% (31)
    Massachusetts:

    0.6% (10,396)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Wakefield:

78.3% (10,211)
Massachusetts:

73.8% (2,290,258)
Carpooled:
Wakefield:

6.9% (894)
Massachusetts:

9.0% (279,111)
Bus or trolley bus:
Wakefield:

0.6% (78)
Massachusetts:

2.9% (88,595)
Streetcar or trolley car:
Wakefield:

0.2% (25)
Massachusetts:

0.4% (12,355)
Subway or elevated:
Wakefield:

3.3% (428)
Massachusetts:

3.7% (113,857)
Railroad:
Wakefield:

5.0% (655)
Massachusetts:

1.5% (46,263)
Ferryboat:
Wakefield:

0.0% (6)
Massachusetts:

0.1% (3,125)
Motorcycle:
Wakefield:

0.1% (11)
Massachusetts:

0.1% (1,604)
Bicycle:
Wakefield:

0.1% (14)
Massachusetts:

0.4% (12,355)
Walked:
Wakefield:

2.0% (256)
Massachusetts:

4.3% (134,566)
Other means:
Wakefield:

0.4% (47)
Massachusetts:

0.5% (16,697)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Wakefield:

91.9% (10,211)
Massachusetts:

89.1% (2,290,258)
In 2 person carpool:
Wakefield:

6.0% (664)
Massachusetts:

9.0% (230,437)
In 3 person carpool:
Wakefield:

1.3% (147)
Massachusetts:

1.2% (30,222)
In 4 person carpool:
Wakefield:

0.3% (33)
Massachusetts:

0.4% (9,342)
In 5-6 person carpool:
Wakefield:

0.4% (44)
Massachusetts:

0.2% (5,269)
In 7+ person carpool:
Wakefield:

0.1% (6)
Massachusetts:

0.1% (3,841)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Wakefield:

67.1% (8,875)
Massachusetts:

66.8% (2,112,608)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Wakefield:

    70.1% (4,779)
    Massachusetts:

    69.6% (1,138,678)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Wakefield:

    64.0% (4,096)
    Massachusetts:

    63.8% (973,930)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Wakefield:

3.0% (397)
Massachusetts:

2.7% (84,530)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Wakefield:

    4.3% (291)
    Massachusetts:

    3.9% (63,549)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Wakefield:

    1.7% (106)
    Massachusetts:

    1.4% (20,981)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Wakefield:

9.7% (1,288)
Massachusetts:

10.5% (331,510)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Wakefield:

    5.5% (375)
    Massachusetts:

    6.9% (113,092)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Wakefield:

    14.3% (913)
    Massachusetts:

    14.3% (218,418)
Local government workers:
Wakefield:

8.0% (1,052)
Massachusetts:

7.5% (236,879)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Wakefield:

    7.3% (496)
    Massachusetts:

    5.8% (95,434)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Wakefield:

    8.7% (556)
    Massachusetts:

    9.3% (141,445)
State government workers:
Wakefield:

2.8% (365)
Massachusetts:

3.9% (122,041)
    State government workers - Males:
    Wakefield:

    2.8% (190)
    Massachusetts:

    3.6% (58,332)
    State government workers - Females:
    Wakefield:

    2.7% (175)
    Massachusetts:

    4.2% (63,709)
Federal government workers:
Wakefield:

2.0% (263)
Massachusetts:

2.1% (66,653)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Wakefield:

    1.8% (123)
    Massachusetts:

    2.4% (39,214)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Wakefield:

    2.2% (140)
    Massachusetts:

    1.8% (27,439)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Wakefield:

7.0% (922)
Massachusetts:

6.4% (201,219)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Wakefield:

    8.1% (549)
    Massachusetts:

    7.6% (124,649)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Wakefield:

    5.8% (373)
    Massachusetts:

    5.0% (76,570)
Unpaid family workers:
Wakefield:

0.4% (55)
Massachusetts:

0.2% (5,647)
    Unpaid family workers - Males:
    Wakefield:

    0.2% (13)
    Massachusetts:

    0.2% (2,587)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Wakefield:

    0.7% (42)
    Massachusetts:

    0.2% (3,060)


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